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Title: Method for early detection of cooling-loss events

Abstract

A method of detecting cooling-loss event early is provided. The method includes defining a relative humidity limit and change threshold for a given space, measuring relative humidity in the given space, determining, with a processing unit, whether the measured relative humidity is within the defined relative humidity limit, generating a warning in an event the measured relative humidity is outside the defined relative humidity limit and determining whether a change in the measured relative humidity is less than the defined change threshold for the given space and generating an alarm in an event the change is greater than the defined change threshold.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
International Business Machines Corp., Armonk, NY (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1233578
Patent Number(s):
9218733
Application Number:
14/608,886
Assignee:
International Business Machines Corporation
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G08 - SIGNALLING G08B - SIGNALLING OR CALLING SYSTEMS
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y04 - INFORMATION OR COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES HAVING AN IMPACT ON OTHER TECHNOLOGY AREAS Y04S - SYSTEMS INTEGRATING TECHNOLOGIES RELATED TO POWER NETWORK OPERATION, COMMUNICATION OR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES FOR IMPROVING THE ELECTRICAL POWER GENERATION, TRANSMISSION, DISTRIBUTION, MANAGEMENT OR USAGE, i.e. SMART GRIDS
DOE Contract Number:  
EE0002897
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Jan 29
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; 97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING

Citation Formats

Bermudez, Sergio A., Hamann, Hendrik F., and Marianno, Fernando J. Method for early detection of cooling-loss events. United States: N. p., 2015. Web.
Bermudez, Sergio A., Hamann, Hendrik F., & Marianno, Fernando J. Method for early detection of cooling-loss events. United States.
Bermudez, Sergio A., Hamann, Hendrik F., and Marianno, Fernando J. Tue . "Method for early detection of cooling-loss events". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1233578.
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title = {Method for early detection of cooling-loss events},
author = {Bermudez, Sergio A. and Hamann, Hendrik F. and Marianno, Fernando J.},
abstractNote = {A method of detecting cooling-loss event early is provided. The method includes defining a relative humidity limit and change threshold for a given space, measuring relative humidity in the given space, determining, with a processing unit, whether the measured relative humidity is within the defined relative humidity limit, generating a warning in an event the measured relative humidity is outside the defined relative humidity limit and determining whether a change in the measured relative humidity is less than the defined change threshold for the given space and generating an alarm in an event the change is greater than the defined change threshold.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2015},
month = {12}
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